Fundamentals of Investment: Michigan’s venture capital history

Michigan VC History -- Accelerate Michigan Advertorial(One of three promotional articles done for the Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition’s 5-Year Anniversary)

The existence of a competition like Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition is proof of sorts that Michigan’s venture capital community has come of age.

Any thriving regional venture scene is going to have a respected competition in its mix of offerings and assets, investors say.

Besides drawing publicity, the competitions also play a crucial role in the venture funding spectrum by offering very early-stage companies a chance to get capital. … (Full Ganglecom articles here – PDF)